Sita is a devotee of Baba Hari Dass, and has been living, working, and teaching at Mount Madonna Center for the Creative Arts and Sciences since it's inception in 1978. Her long time association with ancient classical teachings of Ashtanga Yoga and devotional singing from India has helped to inspire and develop her natural gift of singing. This CD was recorded during a visit to Ahmedabad, India with her music teacher, master vocalist Pandit Mukesh Desai. Under Pandit Desai's guidance and... Topic: Sita
If Mahabharata's Bhagvad-Gita is taken as a philosophical guide, Ramayana's Sundara Kãnda is sought for spiritual solace; many believe that reading Sundara Kãnda or hearing it recited would remove all hurdles and usher in good tidings! Miracles apart, it's in the nature of Sundara Kãnda to inculcate fortitude and generate hope in man for it’s a depiction of how Hanuman goes about his errand against all odds. Besides, it portrays how Seetha, on the verge of self-immolation, overcomes... Topics: Ramayana, Hinduism, Rama, Sita, hanuman
DVD VERSION! This is my own DVD version -- UNofficial, but loaded with goodies. You can find it as a direct-download here, but please if possible use the torrent and help seed! DVD features: High-quality video encoding; Director's Commentary featuring Nina Paley and Karl Fogel; Subtitles including English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Chinese, Dutch and Finnish; Customized chapter selection screens with screenshot previews - chapters are biased towards the Annette Hanshaw songs (for lack... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: sita, blues, ramayana, annette hanshaw, nina paley
Unedited interview with Aseem Chhabra, Bhavana Nagulapally and Manish Acharya, about the Ramayana. Clips from this became the narration (via "shadow puppets") in Sita Sings the Blues. Recorded April 22, 2007. Audio Engineer: Greg Sextro. Interviewed by Nina Paley. There's a running gag about Nina being a "white Christian woman," because that morning some angry and confused online Hindutvadis couldn't tell if she was that, or a "bad Hindu girl." (In fact Nina Paley... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: funny, hindu, ramayana, sita sings the blues
Sita Sings the Blues - Hebrew Transcript May be used to create Hebrew subtitles Thanks to Naomi Michaeli and the International Women's Film Festival of Rehovot Topics: sita, rama, animation, ramayana, hebrew, subtitle
Excerpts from a speech of Swami Vimokshananda, President of Ramakrishna Centre of South Africa, Durban on Sri Rama Navami Day, 27 March, 2007. Here, the greatness of the name of the Lord Sri Rama is extolled through a story of battle between Sri Rama and his supreme sevak Sri Hanuman. Topics: Rama, Sita, Shatrughna, Hanuman, Narada, Durwasa
Epirode 4 of Nina Paley's animated feature-in-progress, Sita Sings the Blues. Rama, Hanuman and the Monkey army have crossed the sea to Lanka to rescue the captive Sita from the demon king Ravana and his Rakshasas. ( 8 reviews ) Topic: animation, cartoon, Sita, Hanshaw, Ramayana, Sitayana, Nina Paley, Sita Sings the Blues
1920 x 1280 HD trailer for Sita Sings the Blues (feature film animation by Nina Paley), suitable for theatrical screening. Music: "Burnt Sugar" by Rohan. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: sita, rama, ramayana, animation, cartoon, rohan, music, india, musical
Too Twisted To Ramble Ep.5, Feat. CasINO EVIL, Usual Suspects, DHarmony & Crime Team, Unfinished Classic by TREW and ConSepT1, Sita Sings The Beatles, And a Special Ad from the Kerplunkski Corp. Topics: ConSepT1, CasINO EVIL, Usual Suspects, Dharmony, Crime Team, Sita Sings The Beatles
Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram PRABHU AAWAT By Sudarshan Singh ChakarThis is the book about the description of the last day of the Shri Ram's exile from Ayodhya. How every body is feeling. What is happening.How Shri Bharat Lal is thinking. And Finally, When Shri Ramji, Sitaji and Laxmanji reached ayodhya, what happened.Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Ram Topics: Ramayan, Ram Charitamanas, Tulsidas, Ram, Sita, Laxman, Bharat, Sudarshan Singh Chakar, Chakar
Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set to the 1920's jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw, Sita Sings the Blues earns its tagline as "the Greatest Break-Up Story Ever Told." ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Sita Sings the Blues, Nina Paley, Annette Hanshaw, Ramayana, Animation, Peer Produced, Free...
July 10, 2010 marks EFF's 20th anniversary! To thank you for your support over these two decades, please enjoy this new animation created especially for us by celebrated cartoonist and free culture activist Nina Paley. This short cartoon highlights some of the reasons why EFF is here. Onerous user agreements. Users regularly click through monstrous blocks of legalese in order to use the most popular web sites and applications. Unfortunately, these agreements are frequently one-sided and rife... Topics: Nina Paley, cartoon, animation, Sita Sings The Blues, EFF, Electronic Frontier Foundation, privacy,...